Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Aug 18

Cheapest

38

Average

66

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
12:11AMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h54 06:05AMZurich
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381One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:52PMFrankfurt am Main Airport4h14 11:06PMZurich
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421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h23 11:24PMZurich
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421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:33AMFrankfurt am Main Airport4h27 08:00AMZurich
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681One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:52PMFrankfurt am Main Airport7h57 03:49AMZurich
0 transfers
1421One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, August 18
Deutsche Bahn
12:11AMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h54 06:05AMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
03:33AMFrankfurt am Main Airport4h27 08:00AMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h23 11:24PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
06:52PMFrankfurt am Main Airport4h14 11:06PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
07:52PMFrankfurt am Main Airport7h57 03:49AMZurich
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Aug 18

Fastest Journey

4 h 14 m

Average

5 h 35 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

298 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main Airport for Zurich every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
06:52PMFrankfurt am Main Airport4h14 11:06PMZurich
0 transfers
421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:33AMFrankfurt am Main Airport4h27 08:00AMZurich
0 transfers
681One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h23 11:24PMZurich
0 transfers
421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:11AMFrankfurt am Main Airport5h54 06:05AMZurich
0 transfers
381One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:52PMFrankfurt am Main Airport7h57 03:49AMZurich
0 transfers
1421One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich

distanceDistance185 miles (298 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich cover the 185 miles (298 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $40 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€42).

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main Airport from $40 (€37). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich train.

Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 6 min
  • Average Price: $40
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich

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FAQs

Travel between Frankfurt am Main Airport, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main Airport?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 8/3/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich as this information can change.

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Frankfurt am Main Airport from Zurich?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main Airport, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Frankfurt am Main Airport from Zurich.

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich for the next 7 days starting from $40 (€37)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich train to cost on average $45 (€42)  one way.
The train distance from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich is around 185 miles (298 km).
The Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich train duration is on average 4 h 8 min, which is to be expected when traveling 185 miles (298 km) between Frankfurt am Main Airport and Zurich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich, you can rely on ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main Airport for Zurich is 15 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich leaves at 4: 40 AM. The last train departing from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich leaves at 7: 52 PM. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Frankfurt am Main Airport to Zurich train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $45 (€42). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Frankfurt am Main Airport and Zurich. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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